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{Author Interview} Behind the story with Debbie Rix

{Author Interview} Behind the story with Debbie Rix

September 23, 2021

Check out my lovely chat with author Debbie Rix. Author of 6 historical fiction novels mostly set in Italy.

Find out:

  • What her first book was and how it came about
  • How she gets inspiration for her novels
  • Where her books are set
  • What's coming up next
  • and more

Thanks so much for listening to my podcast today! If you'd like to support me, I'd love for you to buy me a cup of coffee  <3

Books mentioned in this episode

The Girl with the Emerald Eyes

The Italian Girls

The Secret Letter

The Silk Weaver's Wife

Daughters of the Silk Road

The Photograph

 

CLICK HERE to learn more about any of these books

Links from this episode

Literary Escape Society

Instagram - @literaryescapespodcast

Buy me a coffee? 

 

Debbie Rix

Website: debbierix.com

Instagram: @debbierix

 

{Author Interview} Behind the Story with Olivia Lara

{Author Interview} Behind the Story with Olivia Lara

September 16, 2021

Join me today as I chat with author Olivia Lara. I had the honor of reading The Meeting Point as part of a blog tour and loved it so much I wanted to chat with the author...so here we are!

In this episode I ask:

  • How and when she became an author
  • How she becomes inspired for her stories
  • How does she make her settings feel so real
  • What's coming next

Take a listen and see what her answers are!

Books from this episode

Suddenly in Paris

The Meeting Point

Links from this episode

The Literary Escape Society

A Book Lover's Adventures blog

Olivia Lara

website: https://www.olivialara-author.com/

Instagram: @olivialara.writes

 

Books Set in Scotland - Reader Escape with Jennifer

Books Set in Scotland - Reader Escape with Jennifer

September 9, 2021

Reader Escape

Want an escape to Scotland? Maybe a Literary Escape to Scotland? Check out these Books Set in Scotland that I recommended as a Reader Escape for Jennifer.

Want your own Reader Escape? I’d love to have you on the podcast. Just fill out the form below and I’ll be in touch.

 

READER ESCAPE FORM

 

Books mentioned in this episode

Mary Queen of Scots by Antonia Fraiser - Historical Fiction

 

Confessions of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell - Memoir

 

44 Scotland Street by Alexander McCall Smith - Contemporary Fiction

 

Bonus books:

Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

 

Finding Fraser by KC Dyer

 

Harry Potter by JK Rowling

 

CLICK HERE to Learn More about any of these books

 

Links from this episode

Literary Escape Book Club

A Book Lover’s Adventures blog

Books Set in Venice - the City of Love

Books Set in Venice - the City of Love

September 2, 2021

Ready to escape to the City of Love - Venice, Italy?!

Well, of course you are, who isn't!

Today's episode provides books to take you on a Literary Escape to Venice.

Books From Today's Episode

1. A Thousand Days in Venice by Marlena de Blasi

 

2, The Glassblower of Murano by Mariana Fiorato

 

3. The Aspern Papers by Henry James

 

4. Don't Look Now by Daphne du Maurier

 

5. A Year at Hotel Gondola by Nicky Pelligrino 

 

6. Death at La Fenice by Donna Leon

 

7. The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare

 

8.  A Stopover in Venice by Kathryn Walker

 

9. The Villa by Nora Roberts

 

Links From Today's Episode

Literary Escape Book Club

24 Books Set in Venice blog post

{Guest} Literary Escape Book Recommendations with Karen

{Guest} Literary Escape Book Recommendations with Karen

August 26, 2021

Today I'm joined by Bookstagrammer @KarenDeeandABC

Karen is recommending 3 of her favorite literary escapes for us today.

Books Mentioned in this Episode:

1. Menace/Grievous duet by JM Darhower

Destination: Queens, NY

Genre: dark mafia romance

 

2. All the Lonely People by Mike Gayle

Destination: London suburb

Genre: Literary Fiction

 

3. Razorblade Tears by S.A. Cosby

Destination: Richmond, VA

Genre: Mystery/Thriller

CLICK HERE to learn more about any of these books

Links from this Episode:

Connect with Karen 

  Instagram: @karendeeandabc

  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/karendeeromance

 

Literary Escape Book Club: join my free book club here

Literary Escape Society: learn more about the LES here

A Book Lover's Adventures blog: abookloversadventures.com

 

 

 

 

{Author Interview} Escapes with Teri Wilson

{Author Interview} Escapes with Teri Wilson

August 19, 2021

I had the pleasure of interviewing author Teri Wilson for this episode.

We talk about how long she's been an author and how she got into it, how she got her foot into Hallmark Movies, what books have come out recently, and what's coming out next!

** Make sure you subscribe to this podcast and leave a comment!**

Books mentioned in this episode

Unleashing Mr. Darcy

Once Upon a Royal Summer

A Spot of Trouble

Christmas Charms

 

CLICK HERE to Learn More about any of the books mentioned

Links from this episode

Teri Wilson website: https://teriwilson.net/

Teri Wilson Instagram: @teriwilsonauthor

 

Literary Escape Book Club: join my free book club here

Literary Escape Society: learn more about my exclusive membership group here

A Book Lover's Adventures blog: abookloversadventures.com

 

{Guest} Books set in Alaska - reader escape with Sheila

{Guest} Books set in Alaska - reader escape with Sheila

August 12, 2021

Today I have another Reader Escape for you on the podcast. A reader has requested book recommendations for a literary escape to a destination of their choice.

Destination: Alaska

Genres: Historical fiction, mystery, realistic fiction (really anything but horror)

Books Mentioned in this Episode

Historical Fiction 

The Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Ivey

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

 

Mystery 

The Woman Who Married a Bear by John Straley

Northern Lights by Nora Roberts

 

Realistic Fiction 

The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

 

Romance 

The Tourist Attraction by Sarah Morganthaler

 

If you'd like more information on any of these books, JUST CLICK HERE

 

Links From This Episode

Literary Escape Book Club - join the free community

Literary Escape Membership Society - check out this private community

A Book Lover's Adventures blog 

 

 

Books Set in Paris for a great Escape
{Author Interview} Behind the story with Madeline Martin

{Author Interview} Behind the story with Madeline Martin

July 29, 2021

Here is a short part of my interview with NY Times Bestselling author Madeline Martin. We talk about her book The Last Bookshop in London. The full interview was in my Literary Escapes Society, a membership book club.

Books Mentioned in this Episode

Check out all books from the Podcast here: CLICK HERE

Links from this Episode

Author links:

Website: https://madelinemartin.com/

Instagram: @madelinemartin

 

Literary Escape Society - learn more here

My blog: A Book Lover's Adventures

My free book community: Literary Escape Book Club

{Guest} Literary Escape Book Recs with Olivias Bookish World

{Guest} Literary Escape Book Recs with Olivias Bookish World

July 22, 2021

Today we have book recommendations from one of my favorite Bookstagrammers, Olivias.Bookish.World.

Come see what literary escapes she has in store for us and what books she recommends.

Books mentioned in this episode

Delicious! by Ruth Reichl

Moon Called (Mercy Thompson series) by Patricia Briggs

The Other Side of Lost by Jessi Kirby

What if You & Me by Roni Loren

CLICK HERE to Learn More about any of these books

 

Links from this episode

Literary Escape Book Club

Olivia on Instagram - @olivias.bookish.world

Olivia on Twitter - @OliviasBookish

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